With the ever increasing number of beautiful babies and kids arriving to same sex and LGBTQI parents, there’s a crop of delightful blogs and Instagram accounts with travel ideas and glimpses of their real life adventures. We’ve picked the very best.
Written by Lara, 2 Moms Travel shares tales of her adventures with wife Deb and two cute kids. Great destination info and excellent tips including subjects such as flying first class with kids! Lara looks for smart ways to maximise their dollars, finding clever opportunities to add value with points, miles and creativity! Also check out their tips on travelling in big groups and multigenerational travel.
You can find their blog at http://www.2momstravel.com/ or on Instagram @2momstravel.
There’s an amazing story behind this family as they first hit the spotlight when then ten year old Sophia wrote to President Obama! Jonathon, Triton, Sophia and Ava focus on activities that are fun for the now teen girls and deliver the details in a fun, humorous style. As well as great destination information, there are added tips to make the most of your trip. Be sure to check out their recent How to Instantly Improve Your Travel Photography by guest blogger, travel writer and mum Vera Holroyd of Passports and Spice.
You can find their blog at https://www.2dadswithbaggage.com/ or on Instagram at @2dadswithbaggage
Based in the UK’s Birmingham, this femme lesbian couple hail from the UK (Sarah) and USA (Laura) and share stories of their lives with Bisbee the cockapoo and Annabelle their little girl. The blog is a brilliant mix of personal stories and practical tips. Check out their family trip to New York and their Five Essentials for Travelling with a Baby.
Jarrad and Michael Duggan-Tierney chronicle life with their gorgeous nine year old Reid on their Instagram account, with a blog coming soon. From their view of their hometown Melbourne, glamping on Phillip Island for Reid’s birthday, enjoying the delicious tastes of Gippsland to jetting away to destinations including Mumbai and the Maldives, The Real Dads of Melbourne share great tips for a good time.
Their blog will be coming soon at http://www.rdom.com.au/ or follow them on Instagram at @the_real_dads_of_melbourne.
Hailing from the USA’s Pacific North West, 2 Travel Dads are Rob, Chris and their two boys. While they have great content from around the world, 2 Travel Dads are real experts on travel on the USA, taking you from Hawaii to New York and everywhere in between. Rob recently released The Ultimate Travel Journal for Kids – a brilliant book that we highly recommend.
You can find their blog at https://2traveldads.com/ or on Instagram @2traveldads.
Not a travel blog per se, but a huge resource for LGBTQI people considering or enjoying parenthood. With a fully comprehensive set of parenting topics covered, of course the challenges, and fun, of travel get plenty of mentions. A recent blog we love is The Golden Age of Vacationing with Kids.
You can find their blog at https://www.gayswithkids.com/ or on Instagram at @gays_with_kids.
For more inspiration about great accounts to follow check out Gays with Kids’ great article on Fabulous Lesbian Insta-Mom Accounts.
Don’t forget that TildaTravel are proud to take care of a kaleidoscope of modern families and when you book your travel insurance with us we throw the kids in for free. That means dependent kids under the age of 19, so if you are their parent or guardian they are covered on your policy when they travel with you.